The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has shunned the invitation of the police Special Investigating Panel over allegations of budget padding.
Hon. Timothy Golu is the chairman, House of Representatives Committee on National Assembly Budget and Research. In this interview, he speaks on the raging controversy on the padding of the 2016 budget.
The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has described the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari to merge the Ministries of Power, Works and Housing which he manages as a single entity as a calculated measure to save the costs associated with running them independently.
Court recognised factional National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, has given conditions under which peace could return to the crisis ridden party.
This came as the rand recorded gains to close at 13.2805 per dollar, with the naira weakening at 2.7 per cent, to N320 to $1, at the close of business yesterday.
Edo State governor, Adams Aliyu Oshiomhole has berated state governors refusing to pay the national minimum wage, saying that such governors are committing criminal offence.
Former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Honourable Emeka Ihedioha, has declared that the national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will hold in Port Harcourt, as scheduled.
How did the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA) utilise the multi-billion naira it collected from some Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) for military operations between 2007 and 2015?